Watford prepare to entertain Burnley at Vicarage Road Stadium on Saturday afternoon, looking to continue an impressive record. The Hornets are clearly on top, winning 54.55% of the games played between the two.
The most recent encounter between these two sides at Vicarage Road Stadium was just last season, in August 2004, with Burnley inflicting a narrow 0-1 defeat upon the Hornets in a Championship match.
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|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2004/2005||Sat 02 Apr||Burnley||3 - 1||Watford||CHMP|
|2004/2005||Sat 14 Aug||Watford||0-1||Burnley||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Mon 12 Apr||Burnley||2 - 3||Watford||CHMP|
|2003/2004||Tue 30 Sep||Watford||1 - 1||Burnley||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Sat 05 Apr||Burnley||4 - 7||Watford||CHMP|
|2002/2003||Sun 09 Mar||Watford||2 - 0||Burnley||FAC|
|2002/2003||Sat 30 Nov||Watford||2 - 1||Burnley||CHMP|
Recent respective form guides
Watford's disastrous home run has meant they have managed only 2 draws from the last six matches. While Hornets have scored 5, a worringly large 10 have been leaked at the other end.
The away form of Burnley is pretty dire, collecting just 1 solitary point from the last six. Clarets have conceded 8 goals in these games, and only hit 2 in reply.
Watford lie just outside the playoff positions in the Coca Cola Championship, picking up 4 points from their 3 games so far. Burnley find themselves struggling down in 16th position in the league having picked up 3 points from their 3 matches.
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FootyMad's prediction ...
Attention punters! I see this as an opportunity for the Hornets to get the show back on the road by taking all the three points available. Home Win
|Watford||Been beaten in each of their previous 2 home matches.|
Failed to win in previous 8 home matches.
|Burnley||Not won in previous 10 away matches.|
Last drawn game 4 outings ago.